“I’m in love with you, and I’m not in the business of denying myself the simple pleasure of saying true things. I’m in love with you, and I know that love is just a shout into the void, and that oblivion is inevitable, and that we’re all doomed and that there will come a day when all our labor has been returned to dust, and I know the sun will swallow the only earth we’ll ever have, and I am in love with you.”
32.    "People tell me, 'You're such an optimist.' Am I an optimist? An optimist says the glass is half full. A pessimist says the glass is half empty. A survivalist is practical. He says, 'Call it what you want, but just fill the glass.' I believe in filling the glass." Louis Zamperini, Don't Give Up, Don't Give In: Lessons from an Extraordinary Life
One of the primary characteristics of not only being successful yourself, but also being a successful teammate, is the desire to fill any role necessary for you and your team to become successful.  Sometimes we, and especially leaders, need to step down from our office on high and dig in the trenches of something new and foreign – but essential to success.
32.    "People tell me, 'You're such an optimist.' Am I an optimist? An optimist says the glass is half full. A pessimist says the glass is half empty. A survivalist is practical. He says, 'Call it what you want, but just fill the glass.' I believe in filling the glass." Louis Zamperini, Don't Give Up, Don't Give In: Lessons from an Extraordinary Life
Comedians have a keen eye on life's absurdities and can convert any situation into a joke. One man's life problems is another man's life absurdities. Sometimes, our perspectives are clouded by our own prejudices and emotions. Humor helps us to reevaluate the same situation with a positive outlook. Often, you will be able to seek out solutions when you are humorous. Moreover, humor helps us to withstand the negative energy around us.
“Morning drew on apace. The air became sharper and piercing, as its first dull hue: the death of night, rather than the birth of day: glimmered faintly in the sky. The objects which had looked dim and terrible in the darkness grew more and more defined, and gradually resolved into their familiar shapes. The rain came down, thick and fast; and pattered, noisily, among the leafless bushes.“

Comedians have a keen eye on life's absurdities and can convert any situation into a joke. One man's life problems is another man's life absurdities. Sometimes, our perspectives are clouded by our own prejudices and emotions. Humor helps us to reevaluate the same situation with a positive outlook. Often, you will be able to seek out solutions when you are humorous. Moreover, humor helps us to withstand the negative energy around us.
“But on a Sunday morning when I want to grab an omelet over girl talk, I’m at a loss. My Chicago friends are the let’s-get-dinner-on-the-books-a-month-in-advance type. We email, trading dates until we find an open calendar slot amidst our tight schedules of workout classes, volunteer obligations (no false pretenses here, the volunteers are my friends, not me, sadly), work events, concert tickets and other dinners scheduled with other girls. I’m looking for someone to invite to watch The Biggest Loser with me at the last minute or to text “pedicure in half an hour?” on a Saturday morning. To me, that’s what BFFs are.”

The authenticity of this quote is disputed and no source before 1969 can be found, though this sentiment was certainly not expressed first by Einstein even if it was really spoken by him. Earlier variants include, "He quotes the saying of Renan: it isn't the stars that give him an idea of infinity; it is man's stupidity" and "But who knows? The earth has its boundaries, but human stupidity is infinite!"
An example of using the positivity of affirmations to reinforce your attitudes might be if you feel you are not good enough at work. Creating an affirmation like, “ I am every bit as capable, intelligent, hard-working and dedicated as my colleagues at work". Frequent repetitions of this affirmation will boost your confidence and self-esteem, letting you know that you CAN do your job. This positivity will actually help you do better at work.
We encourage you to read through a few of these quotes every time you’re feeling overwhelmed, negative or like you can’t go on. Bookmark the page so that you can always come back for a dose of motivation, energy and positivity any time you need it. After all, your mental health can have a great impact on your physical health and your ability to succeed. Don’t neglect it.

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When you are trying to change your bad habits one of the keys is to have a replacement,  Rather than create a vacuum where the bad habit once existed, create something positive to put into its place. So rather than grabbing that fast-food snack on the way home from work, you could stop and take a stress relieving walk thru a park at the same time you used to eat junk food.
He went on asking questions. Did I fight a lot with Thalia, since she was a daughter of Zeus? (I didn't answer that one.) If Annabeth's mother was Athena, the goddess of wisdom, then why didn't Annabeth know better than to fall off a cliff? (I tried not to strangle Nico for asking that one.) Was Annabeth my girlfriend? (At this point, I was ready to stick the kid in a meat-flavored sack and throw him to the wolves.)”
Friends are the best gifts a life can present us with. And it doesn’t matter if you can single out just a few close friends or you’re lucky enough and sociable enough to be a good friend for a dozen of people, what is more important is that you have friends. Don’t keep it a secret the way you feel towards your friends – tell them how much you love them with these amazing quotes with deep meaning.
“Have you ever seen the dawn? Not a dawn groggy with lack of sleep or hectic with mindless obligations and you about to rush off on an early adventure or business, but full of deep silence and absolute clarity of perception? A dawning which you truly observe, degree by degree. It is the most amazing moment of birth. And more than anything it can spur you to action. Have a burning day.”
Who doesn’t like compliments? Well, we’re not asking whether a person knows how to accept them or not, it is a completely different question. Let’s take you… Do you like hearing nice words about yourself? Do you like when somebody tells you how beautiful, and smart, and funny you are? We bet you do and so does your best friend. That’s why we’ve got a few inspiring sayings which would be a perfect addition to any compliment you have prepared for your best friend.
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